Current government of Moldova approves payment of three one-off financial supports worth 1.69 billion lei in all
17:38 | 22.12.2020 Category: Official
Chisinau, 22 December /MOLDPRES/ - The beneficiaries of pensions and state social allocations, the quantum of which do not exceed 4,000 lei, will receive a one-off financial support worth 1,000 lei in April 2021. A government decision to this end was approved at a today’s cabinet meeting. About 690,000 people will benefit from this support.
According to the government’s communication and protocol department, on this purpose, about 696.9 million lei was allocated from transfers to the state budget to the state social insurances budget.
It is important to stress that, during its mandate, the present cabinet identified possibilities to provide one-off financial support for disabled people for the third time already.
Thus, in January 2020, an allocation worth 700 lei was paid to beneficiaries of pensions and state social allocations, the quantum of which does not exceed 2,000 lei. About 591,000 people benefited from this assistance, with about 418 million lei allocated from the state budget.
In October 2020, the beneficiaries of pensions and social allocations with monthly incomes up to 3,000 lei received each one-off financial support worth 900 lei. The financial support was distributed to about 645,000 people. The state budget spending for the providing of the one-off support amounted to 580 million lei.
Thus, during its mandate, the Ion Chicu government approved the payment of three one-off financial supports worth more than 1.69 billion lei.